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Boat dealers sell new or used boats, or both, in combination with other activities, such as repair services. They may also sell new or used boat engines, trailers, marine supplies, and parts and accessories. A single dealer may sell several brands of boats and boats of different sizes and types. ranging from personal watercraft to large yachts.
Barcelona, Spain-based Marina Port Vell appointed Marcel Brekelmans as managing director.
West Marine reported an increase in fourth-quarter sales, but posted an $11 million loss to end a year that disappointed the California-based boating supplies and accessories retailer.
Italian builder Otam announced that Florida-based Denison Yacht Sales will represent the yacht line in the United States.
West Marine is planning a grand-opening celebration March 20-23 at its new flagship store in West Islip, N.Y.
West Marine will host the grand opening celebration in March of its newly expanded store in Fajardo, Puerto Rico.
MIAMI — MarineMax continues to grow its charter division with the introduction of two new power catamarans at the Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami Beach.
Porto Montenegro received the Wild Beauty Award 2013 for Best Tourism Investment Project during an award ceremony organized by Montenegro’s National Tourism Organization.
New Florida-based boatbuilder Island Boats is making its debut at the Miami International Boat Show by offering two pontoon models, the Island Boats 180 and 220. The Vero Beach company is headed by Ralph and Tim Poppell of Float-On Corp. “Our new Island Boats definitely aren’t your grandfather’s traditional pontoons,” Island Boats CEO Ralph Poppell…more
The first Freedom Boat Club of Connecticut will be opening for the 2014 season at Brewer Yacht Haven Marina in Stamford, Conn.
West Marine’s new and larger store in Daytona Beach, Fla., will have a grand opening celebration from Feb. 14-16.